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. they are here to see the many altars that have been set up here in the neighborhood. amber lee, ktvu news. >>> happening now, a close call on the waters of san francisco bay. this is a live picture of the richmond san rafael bridge. the coast guard tells us that a barge broke lose about 8:30 and was a drift near the bridge. there was concern it might hit the bridge but a coast guard person tells us it was being being tugged back in place. >>> this is surveillance video of the attack on october 10th. investigators say the man in the video is devean riley. he punched and killed a muni agent who tried to stop him from bringing his bike on the train. >>> and a fatality shut down business service. a man was struck and killed by a train while he was working on the tracks. service was suspended for about three hours. muni says it now plans to install security to watch for people walking on the tracks they hope to do that sometime next year. >>> traffic is back to normal on highway 680 after a big rig accident shut down all traffic on all four lanes. the 50-year-old truck driver was headed north
the mission district. we can see lots of graffiti. san francisco police say there's several out as well. ktvu channel 2 news. >> thank you, brian. >>> ktvu sent us this video of the muni bus that was set on fire. it is on third and market street overnight. there's no word if any was hurt or if any arrest was made. >>> a loud but peaceful celebration in san francisco's inner sunset district. >> another ktvu sent us the cell phone video. giant fans were banging on top of the rafts after pouring into the street. the celebration didn't appear to be out of hand in this part of the city. >> giants players and coaches heading home right now. fred english is joining us now where the plane took off. do you think it sunk in for the team, fred? >> well, i think last night did sink in, absolutely torre. we are inside the lobby of a private hangar here. outside, listed as 43 degrees. windchill factor, 35. it is bitter cold out in. earlier, the giants were what i would call family mode as they kind of took care of the children and waited arn for the plane to come. i talked to pitcher madison bumgardner. he
. reporting live in san francisco, rob roth, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> and more details now ability getting to the giant's parade. b.a.r.t. will operate like it's rush hour with trains all day but you should still expect long lines and crowded trains. b.a.r.t. officials are urging passengers buy your ticket or load your ticker card before parade day. the lurksburg and salsalito ferry will be running extra boats. >>> richard caranza said every day and every minute of instruction counts so we encourage families to make sure their child is in school and ready to learn. the district says students cannot afford to lose any more class time. >>> if you can't make it to the parade in person, ktvu has you covered. our parade coverage starts at 4:30 tomorrow morning on channel 2. we will also stream the parade live on ktvu.com and mobile ktvu. >>> san francisco city leaders say they will prosecute and seek monetary damages for the people responsible for sunday night's mayhem. >> we want to send a really clear message that we will prosecute every one of those cases presented to us and the evidence is
francisco, ken wayne, ktvu channel two news. >>> more details now from sfo where the plane was greeted with water cannons. and bruce bochy emerged carrying that much coveted trophy. the team's family traveled with the family which will make memories that will no doubtedly last a lifetime. and they're expecting bigger crowds in the hours before wednesday's victory parade. authorities are also warning the public about counter fit gear. it's a low quality product that often pumps money into the wrong hands. work is on the way for victory parades. we found crews working on crews when we visited today. the rout that the parade will take through downtown san francisco and the big change from two years ago. >> the giants sweep sent thousands of fans out into the streets of san francisco with some unfortunately taking the celebration a little too far. ktvu viewer sent us this video of a nummi bus that was set on fire. it happened on third and market street. seven people were on the bus at the time, no one was hurt. but the fire did cause serious damage to the $700,000 bus which nummi says just
, the mood remains festive despite the small turn out. amber lee, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> new video tonight of an accident in santa rosa. the children were in a crosswalk with their parents when they were struck by a vehicle. it happened about 7:30 on north dutten avenue near west 8th street. police tell us the 10-year-old boy, and 4-year-old girl were transported to the hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries. the driver stopped, and is cooperating with authorities. >>> a steady rain also fell on san francisco tonight. which areas are being hit hardest, and what to expect tomorrow in 9 minutes. >>> halloween in san francisco paled in comparison to the massive celebration of the world series champion san francisco giants today. more than a million spectatorred turned out. even though this is the giant's second world series title in three years, no one is getting tired of it. the giants players were today's star attraction. rita williams tells us the team and its fans all shared in some priceless moments. >> reporter: a mass of humanity crowded into civic center plaza just to see, and hea
warrant to make that parade on time. you can watch the parade at ktvu.com and on our mobile apps. >>> now to the continuing coverage of superstorm sandy. the death toll is along -- is among those on the east coast and the national guard is there as well. >>> a gas station exploded in mantoloking. firefighters think the explosion resulted from monday's fire that destroyed 14 homes. however, firefighters have been unable to reach the scene as the roads are impassible. the town, which is about a mile east of trenton is under a mandatory evacuation because of sandy. >>> well, take a look at what's left in breezy point, new york. we brought you -- we were covering this yesterday morning. entire blocks of homes and businesses. they were just destroyed by flames. monday night into tuesday morning. the last county, 111 homes burned to the ground and then the hurricane-force winds fanned those flames. well, later today, president obama will tour storm damage in new jersey while mitt romney lets -- gets back on the campaign trail. coming up for you at 7:15, how -- how sandy is affecting the preside
tells us crime spikes wednesday through sunday and that's when most officers are needed. amber lee, ktvu news. >>> ahead in 15 minutes the outpouring of support for an oakland shopkeeper gunned down in a robbery last night. how family members hoped to find their killer. >>> police credit a tactical units for getting six guns off the street. officers say one man had two guns, the special tactical unit is designed to suppress violence. >>> california parol agents say they arrested 85 sex offenders during the annual halloween sweep known as operation boo. the arrest included 16 people here in the bay area. agents say they contacted 100 people to make sure they were not making contact with children. >>> efforts to reign in rowdy crowds could be coming in. >> reporter: task force will be going back on regular patrol because there aren't enough officers on patrol. there's already varying reasons what will happen over the weekends. 18 arrests at all, party buses are making downtown a destination. >> we saw a bunch of buses coming downtown, a lot of them are already drinking. >> reporter: staff
have been without a contract for 16 months, and the east report uncovered by ktvu by questionable expenditures. some of those included a 4500 bill by a port official at a houston strip club, bills at massage parlors. in the hundreds of dollars, again, with public money. negotiations between workers and port authorities reached an impassion the pass june. the port wants workers to give back 15% of the salary and pay more for healthcare, but union workers say officials have lost credibility and authority to make those demands. >> they had lots of money that they were out spending $4500 at construction, and $5000, and clubs, and $500 haircuts. so they have money. they are trying to tell us they don't. snee in ? response, they say they are $1.3 billion in debt. spokesperson sent you the a statement, saying the employees union workers are the best compensated for their classification in the region. our young -- our union employees make 20% more. 0 the spokesperson said we are acting as thoroughly at possible to address allegations of improper port expenditures. coming up at 6:00 we wil
. that's the best advice. we're live at sfo, alex savidge, ktvu channel 2 news. >> hurricane sandy also affect ecthe presidential race. much for you at 7:15, how the storm forced president obama to change his schedule just this morning. >>> 7:0. let's check in with sal. let's see how things are moving this morning. how is 280 looking. it's a little bit slow. had a little bit -- had a little bit of fog out there? it was foggier earlier. the fog is moving around. you can see slow traffic coming up around the corner. also looking at the commute at the bay bridge toll plaza, other busy area. as you can see, westbound is backed up to the maze. a thick monday if you look right there in the middle. i don't know if you can spot it. it is like spotting where's waldo. there a pickup stalled with the flashers on right there in the toll plaza. you can signed of -- you can -- you can kind of see it. it looks like we'll have to get a bridge crew out there. moving on to the peninsula, the traffic moving well on 101 and 280. but the fog is an issue. to talk more about that fog. >> there is a lot to go
, ktvu news. >>> more details now on getting to that huge party. muni, b.a.r.t. and caltrain will add service. one more note market and mission streets will be closed from the embarcadero to ninth street until 5:00 tomorrow night. >>> if you can't watch the parade in person, you can watch it on ktvu news. you can also watch it live on our mobile apps. a rush for tacos offered for free. the world sere reu profession motion that packed fast food restaurants today. we catch up with the giant star -- the world series promotion that packed fast food restaurants today. >>> you will also be hit in your pocketbook. you will not just be criminally prosecuted. in the case you damage city buses, city buildings that we will go after you civilly as well and seek restitution and damages. >> police arrested 35 people sunday night. so far the district attorney's office says it is prosecuting eight of them all eight are san francisco residents. authorities say more prosecutions are possible. police could not confirm today if anyone has been arrested for setting a muni bus on fire. >>> ktvu obtained th
decision as this will all be worked out until sometime next year. live in santa clara ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> we had a warm opening from the fans' latest title... >> about 500 fans gathered at at&t park yesterday after the caravan of buses arrived. pablo sandoval arrived with the photography and handed it off to sergio romo. bruce bochy talked about this year's run. >> i can't say i had more fun than what i had with these unselfish guys who never bothered anyone they are new rested up. >> tomorrow it will not be marched by more vandalism. they spent the day cleaning up graffiti to follow the big win and people started bond fires and created other forms of damage. there were arrests and more than half were felonies. >> i would not anticipate this event and it is a family event, it is on a school day and we want families, anybody to come. this my any bus recently had a 3,000 dollar makeover and this appeared in a san francisco chronicle. you can see them using a street barricade to batter the front muni bus. they were dented by people who climbed on top of the buses. >> oh, bo
to start heading down now. claudine wong, ktvu channel 2 morning news. take a look at the map it does start there and wind up at san francisco's silver plaza. >>> don't forget cal and bart are adding extra services and if you do plan to drive, mark kept and mission streets will be closed from 9:30 this morning all the way to 5:00 this evening. just a little later on, tara moriarty will have a live report for the victory information after last sunday night's public rowdiness. they have already made arrests. do you see that man smashing a steel barricade? well it happened only on 2 and a viewer sent us this cell phone video that led to arrests. he has now been booked on felony vandalism charges and destroying a passenger vehicle. >>> if you can't be at the giants parade in person, you can watch it right here with us. and you can learn it live on our mobile apps. >>> some flights and trains are moving passengers in the northeast again following that huge storm but the subway you can see is a mess. michael bloomberg said it can be days before the subway is moving again and the mta has ever hit
exercise drawing people from around the world to right here. >> the news starts right now. this is ktvu mornings on 2. >> good morning. welcome to mornings on two. it's saturday october 27th. >> let's check in with rosemary for a quick look at what to expect. >> yes. good morning. its going to be a pleasant day. we are still waiting for the break of dawn but mostly clear skies. it's a cool saturday in some cases but not as much as yesterday. mostly sunny, mild to warm, on the flip side more wet weather on the way. it could come in time for halloween. >> following developing news out of san francisco right now. a woman is badly injured after a shooting and a car crash. >> reporter: it happened just before four this morning in city's western edition neighborhood. according to a detective a 30- year-old woman who was driving this car, you see flipped over -- that's now in the process of getting towed. she was shot four times and while on the way to the hospital she said she had been trying to park when she heard and felt the gun fire. police have been searching through the crime scene
on "mornings on 2." alex savidge, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> 7:036789 we're -- 7:03. we're also on storm watch. a six-alarm fire in queens, new york, one that started last night in a flooded neighborhood. it's still burning this morning. between 80 and 100 houses burned to the ground. about 200 firefighters at the scene have run into several big problems including the high winds out there. they don't have enough water pressure to put the fires out. and then there's this. hurricane-force winds knocking the facade off the apartment building. this is in chelsey, new york. it partially collapse. it left a crane dangling. and the subway system in new york suffered major flooding. it's not clear when that service will resume. >>> 7:04. new this morning several rescue efforts are underway in new jersey to reach people stranded by floodwaters. rescuers had to use a boat to rescue people stranded in hackenstack. and they are roo er-- and they are trying to reach others after a berm flooded over. at least 17 death have been blamed on the storm, including a woman forced to abandon a ship off the coast of
belt catch the final out of game two. ktvu will air game three. the first pitch is at 5:07 tomorrow morning. our coverage begins at 4:30. >> california has 31,000 newly registered voters thanks to state university students. the students sent out voter drives. the students say they're motivated by potential budget cuts in the state's education system. if the governor's tax increase measure goes down in defeat. coming up, not one but two different class schedules. the uncertain future facing students at one bay area community college and why it depends what happens election day. >> bart leaders showed off a milestone today in the warm springs extension project. here's an underground look as they walked the subway tunnel this morning. the new section runs under lake elizabeth and will eventually reach san jose. the bart station is expected to open in the fall of 2015. >> several bay area hospitals are teaming up with local farmers to bring fresh fruits and vegetables to improve hospital food. thousands of pounds of fresh produce. the executive chef tells the business times the healthy
by ktvu about questionable expenditures. some included a 4500-dollar bill at a houston strip club, and hundreds of dollars at places like massage parlors, and bars suspected of being involved in prostitution. >> the way everything is, nothing is getting cheaper, he gallon of gas, gallon of milk, groceries. and i felt cheated and disgusted by it and where is this money going. >> reporter: port officials have hired an independent law firm to etch question the expenditures. the young wants the federal -- union wants the federal government to do its investigation. port wants workers to give back 15% of their salaries and pay more for healthcare. he spokesperson sent you this statement saying the port worker are the best compensated for classification of public sector work. if there is no resolution to this labor dispute by december, workers say they will consider going on strike, which would happen during the height of the holiday season. >>> the reopening celebration of the remodeled wal-mart was met with a protest. worker and leader will calling for better conditions. they accuse ma
in the next several hours. allie rasmus, ktvu news. >> you could watch it right here. this is the deciding world series games at 4:30. right after the giants, and the dallas cowboy football game. >>> what led to a deadly shooting t happened at 1:30 at the broken wheel cocktail lounge. it is on main street and hill avenue. they say the victim was found outside the bar. he was shot multiple times. he was rushed to the southern delta hospital and later died. investigators are still looking for the gunman. >> they are looking for whoever opened fire in a halloween party. it happened near marina boulevard, the owner of an auto body business threw a cocktail party for hundreds of his friends but later in the night, unwelcome guests showed up and started a fight. >> there was an altercation in the parking lot of the business where the party was being held. a suspect pulled out a gun and shot people that were involved in the party. >> the men were taken to the hospital and are expected to survive. anyone with information is being asked to call police. >>> tsunami advisory is in place for several p
in a fairfield neighborhood. ktvu claudine wong joins us from the wood lake park neighborhood with more on what neighbors are doing to help police track down the suspects. claudine. >> reporter: well, a handful of residents inside this neighborhood here in fairfield this is wood lake neighborhood have become the victims of mail thieves. they didn't take this lying down. they got together and set up operation mail thief. i want to show you video from their surveillance canal as. what they did is put up the red flags on the mailbox to let people know they had mail inside. this is what they caught two people a man and woman driving top the mailboxes and taking out the mail. they said they were not happy with what they saw. >> they may not have come into our house, but they attacked a portion of our house. and we feel violated. >> reporter: they felt violated but now they are also empowered with this video. it's not clear enough to give them a license plate on that vehicle, but police are describing it as a newer model four-door gray nissan ultima or max ma. he is described as a white man light ski
coverage continues. this is ktvu mornings on 2. >> welcome to mornings on 2. it's saturday november 3rd i'm mike mibach. >> and i'm claudine wong. it's starting to feel like summer out there rosemary orozco. >> i want to show e you the numbers. you can see for yourself. 9 degrees warmer in santa rosa. 5 degrees warmer san francisco. 4 in livermore, 6 san jose. temperatures are climbing and with l continue to climb through the weekend. we have to get through a cool morning. and i'll have a look the at those numbers as well. back to you. >>> new this morning, more volunteers from the bay area are on their way to the east coast. officials tell ktvu that another 75 volunteers got on a plane at sacramento airport this morning. and they have been deployed to the areas hard hit by the storm. >>> this morning's weekly address, president obama pledged to help storm victims rebuild no matter how long it takes. >> as president i promise them this, your country will be there for you for as long as it takes to recover and rebuild. >> the president toured hard hit areas in new jersey on wednesday and t
this morning. mornings on 2 starts now. >> complete bay area news coverage starting right now. this is ktvu mornings on 2. >> good morning. >> it's thursday, november 1st. we start with an investigation into a frightening halloween night accident in santa rosa. two children were hit by a car while trick or treating in the rain. we are live to explain what happened. >> reporter: good morning. those two kids, four and ten expected to survive the injuries from the accident but it happened here. i want to give you a look at this scene. this is a fast road. we have seen the traffic moving by. the trick or treaters were trying to get from one neighborhood to the next. they were already in the crosswalk when the adult saw a car coming northbound on this road. they tried to stop the kids but they went through the crosswalk and that's when they were hit. let me show you video from what it looked like after the accident to show you the conditions. it was raining at the time of the accident although we don't know if weather played a factor in this. it was dark because it was 7:30 at night. police s
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